Strong Towns “Strength Test”

I was browsing around the Strong Towns web site, and came upon their criteria for measuring the strength and resilience of a town.

They point out that full technical analysis is time consuming and often not usable by non-technical people. So they designed 10 questions to give an interesting view into the issue. The Strong Towns “Strength Test” is at

I would be intrigued to hear your thought/answers. Send them to me at Thanks.

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